Definitions from Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition and Ballentine's Law Dictionary as are available for each term in each dictionary.
  • Ballentine's Law Dictionary

    A writ to stop the assize from proceeding with a cause.

  • Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition

    A writ forbidding the justices from holding an assise in a particular case. Reg. Orig. 221.